In this blog, Dr. Ian Marder discusses the legal provisions and models of delivery of restorative justice in some key jurisdictions.
10th January 2019
Combatting the trade and use of weapons and restraints for torture and ill-treatment: a new resource for detention monitors
It is highly important that independent monitoring bodies can effectively monitor the use of weapons and restraints in places of detention in order to prevent torture and ill-treatment. A new resource, recently released by the Omega Research Foundation, aims to assist monitors to document weapons and restraints.
10th December 2018
Jean-Sébastien Blanc of the Association for the Prevention of Torture (APT) discusses a new tool, published today by the APT, which provides guidance on monitoring the situation of LGBTI prisoners in detention facilities and assists monitors in key aspects of their work.
4th December 2018